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Ramaphosa tees up for Presidential Golf Challenge

By: African News Agency      22nd February 2018 President Cyril Ramaphosa will on Thursday tee up alongside business leadership and other stakeholders in support of charities at the annual... 

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South Africa retains dubious corruption rating

South Africa retains dubious corruption rating

By: News24Wire      22nd February 2018 Corruption Watch has expressed concern over South Africa dropping down the rankings of the latest Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) released by... 

DA lays complaint against Malusi Gigaba with Public Protector

DA lays complaint against Malusi Gigaba with Public Protector

By: News24Wire      22nd February 2018 The Democratic Alliance (DA) on Wednesday laid a formal complaint with Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane, requesting that she probe Finance... 

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 Decline in elephant poaching could be short-lived

Decline in elephant poaching could be short-lived

19th February 2018 Elephant poaching in Africa has dropped for five consecutive years to levels last witnessed over a decade ago. The latest report by the Convention... 

Who is Cyril Ramaphosa? A profile of the new leader of South Africa

Who is Cyril Ramaphosa? A profile of the new leader of South Africa

16th February 2018 South Africa has a new president – Cyril Ramaphosa. But who is he? Ramaphosa cuts a fitting figure to take over government, stabilise the economy,... 

 Leadership is not the NPA's only challenge

Leadership is not the NPA's only challenge

16th February 2018 With the removal of Jacob Zuma as president of South Africa, a parliamentary inquiry underway into state capture, and arrests of some of those... 

Good money after bad?

Good money after bad?

16th February 2018 It seems an eternity since there has been anything to be excited about when it comes to South Africa’s most important, and most embattled,... 

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The Department of Labour – Investor's Handbook

The Department of Labour – Investor's Handbook

13th February 2018 South Africa has a number of characteristics that make it a compelling investment destination on the African continent. The Handbook provides... 

Mandela Initiative draft synthesis report

Mandela Initiative draft synthesis report

12th February 2018 The briefings listed on this page was commissioned by the Mandela Initiative to help inform a synthesis report on its work since the 2012 national... 

SARB to launch commemorative banknotes in honour of Nelson Mandela's centenary

SARB to launch commemorative banknotes in honour of Nelson Mandela's centenary

By: Simone Liedtke     12th February 2018 The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) will this year launch a set of commemorative South African banknotes, which will cover all denominations -... 

 World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2018: Creating a Shared Future in a Fractured World

World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2018: Creating a Shared Future in a Fractured World

12th February 2018 More than 3,000 leaders from over 100 countries came together to focus on finding ways to reaffirm international cooperation on crucial shared... 

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Statements

DA: John Moodey says Gigaba’s budget a death blow to the people of Gauteng

DA: John Moodey says Gigaba’s budget a death blow to the people of Gauteng

22nd February 2018 Yesterday’s budget presented by Finance Minister, Malusi Gigaba, will have a crippling blow on the people of Gauteng who are already under strain... 

PRASA: PRASA to fully reinstate dismissed workers

PRASA: PRASA to fully reinstate dismissed workers

22nd February 2018 On the 21 November 2017 the Labour Appeals Court ruled against PRASA in the matter between PRASA and NTM Union.  The effect of the judgement was... 

DA: Gavin Davis on Nuclear Deal: Ramaphosa must stop the gazetting of the Integrated Resource Plan

DA: Gavin Davis on Nuclear Deal: Ramaphosa must stop the gazetting of the Integrated Resource Plan

22nd February 2018 Minister Gigaba's Budget Speech, which contained no funding for a new nuclear build, should signal the death knell of the nuclear deal. The time... 

Salvation Army: Social grant increase will not shield the poor says Salvation Army

Salvation Army: Social grant increase will not shield the poor says Salvation Army

22nd February 2018 The Salvation Army has welcomed the higher than inflation increase in social grants announced in yesterday’s budget. However, the Church fears that... 

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Press Offices

Parental Leave – A Pending New Entitlement as a Minimum Term of Employment

Parental Leave – A Pending New Entitlement as a Minimum Term of Employment

7th February 2018 Currently, South African employment laws provide minimum entitlements to specified leave types for all employees, such as annual leave, sick leave,... 

Warburton Attorneys Monthly Sustainability Legislation, Regulation and Parliamentary Update - Jan 2018

Warburton Attorneys Monthly Sustainability Legislation, Regulation and Parliamentary Update - Jan 2018

6th February 2018 SECTION A:  ENVIRONMENTAL (NATIONAL) National Water Act 36 of 1998 

Environmental Right in Terms of the Constitution

Environmental Right in Terms of the Constitution

6th February 2018 What is an environmental right?  An environmental right relates to the right we have to the environment. The environment has been an important... 

Mine Closures:

Mine Closures: "Responsibility and Opportunity"

6th February 2018 Mine closures are more complicated and costly than stakeholders ever realise. South Africa has more than 6000 abandoned mines. Major mines often... 

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